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BAND 4 – Senior Director – eProcurement/IMIT Procurement

Job Information
Author ahnationtalk
Date March 11, 2019
Deadline Open
Type Full Time
Company BC Public Service
Salary $87,600.00 – $114,100.00 - Annual
Location Victoria, BC
Category Admin / Office
Client BC Public Service
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BAND 4 – Senior Director – eProcurement/IMIT Procurement – (58116)

Posting Title: BAND 4 – Senior Director – eProcurement/IMIT Procurement
Position Classification: Band 4
Union: N/A
Location: Victoria, BC V9B6X2 CA (Primary)
Salary Range: $87,600.00 – $114,100.00 annually
Close Date: 4/8/2019
Job Type: Regular Full Time
Temporary End Date:
Ministry/Organization: BC Public Service -> Product Services
Ministry Branch / Division: Procurement Services/Procurement & Supply Division
Job Summary:

Senior Director – eProcurement/IMIT Procurement
Management Band 4

This position is excluded from union membership.
An eligibility list may be established. Additional positions or temporary assignments may be filled through this competition.

Bring your strong leadership skills to this dynamic team environment

This competition is for two Band 4 positions within Procurement Services Branch. Each position has a different portfolio and related job description, but the desired competencies are very similar.

  • Senior Director, Information Management Information Technology (IMIT) Procurement
  • Senior Director, eProcurement and Sourcing Solutions

Attached job descriptions describe current state and it is worth noting that the Division is beginning a modernization project that will change the nature of these roles in the near future. Your strong leadership and knowledge is required to help us complete this transformation.

This is an exciting time in the Procurement and Supply Division, we have recently launched a new Procurement Strategy and are focused on modernizing our service delivery framework. We are looking for dynamic collaborative leaders to help shape our future.

As a professional experienced in strategically leading teams, you will be designing and executing procurement strategies in a fast-paced innovative environment with lots of interesting problems to solve. Procurement projects are typically multi-faceted, cross corporate and divisional boundaries, involve multiple stakeholders, and may include alternate service delivery (outsourcing), program changes, and service transformation. There is a significant need to provide leadership and development to your respective teams as you guide the design and overall quality of services being provided.

In this role you will be working collaboratively with your clients across government to deliver best value to the citizens of British Columbia. Partners include, but are not limited to, the Legal Services Branch, Risk Management Branch, Finance, Office of the Chief Information Officer, Supply and the Strategic Partnership Office.

We are excited to hear from you if you are a highly skilled professional with excellent client management skills and a comprehensive understanding of the complex landscape of procurement practices, policy and tools.

The capital of British Columbia, Victoria is a beautiful city, with beautiful beaches and harbours, and a variety of provincial parks to explore. Located on Vancouver Island, Victoria offers a bustling downtown scene and has a wide range of restaurants and entertainment venues to choose from.

The BC Public Service is an award winning employer and offers employees competitive benefits, amazing learning opportunities and a chance to engage in rewarding work with exciting career development opportunities. For more information, please see What We Offer.

The BC Public Service is committed to creating a diverse and inclusive workplace to represent the population we serve and to better meet the needs of our citizens. Consider joining our team and being part of an innovative, inclusive and rewarding workplace.

For complete details about this opportunity, including accountabilities, please refer to the attached job profile.  For specific position related enquiries, please contact   For more information about how to complete your job application, add/edit your resume and for more useful tips when applying for jobs, please refer to the Your Job Application page on the MyHR website. If you are still experiencing technical difficulty applying for a competition, please send an e-mail to  before the stated closing time, and we will respond as soon as possible to assist you. IN ADDITION TO SUBMITTING YOUR APPLICATION THROUGH THE SYSTEM, Please submit your cover letter and resume by email to in MSWORD format.

NOTE: Applications will be accepted until 11:00 pm Pacific Time on the closing date of the competition.

In order to be considered for this position, your application must clearly demonstrate how you meet the education and experience as outlined below:


  • Degree in business administration, public administration, computer science or an equivalent combination of senior procurement experience and education or professional certification.
  • A minimum of 3-5 years progressive experience managing high value complex procurement projects from initial planning through to contract drafting.  OR
  • A minimum of 3-5 years of demonstrated experience leading complex service-oriented organizations that support multiple disciplinary teams and internal and external stakeholders/partners
  • Experience must include:
    • leading and/or managing process improvement.
    • leading a team through change, motivating and driving performance.
    • Project management.
  • Prefer experience with strategic business planning and with budget management.

An equivalent combination of education and experience may be considered such as a Certified Public Procurement Officer or Certified Professional Purchase certification, plus experience.

Applicants selected to move forward in the hiring process will be assessed on the Knowledge, Skills, Abilities and Competencies as outlined in the attached Job Profile(s). 

A Criminal Record Check (CRC) will be required.


Cover Letter: YES – A cover letter is required as part of your application. The content and/or format of your cover letter may be evaluated as part of the assessment process.

Resume: YES – Ensure your resume includes your educational accomplishments, employment history including start and end dates (month and year) of your employment, and any relevant information that relates to the job to which you are applying.

Questionnaire: No – However you will be asked a few standard questions.

IN ADDITION TO SUBMITTING YOUR APPLICATION THROUGH THE RECRUITMENT SYSTEM, please submit your cover letter and resume by email to in MSWORD format.
NOTE: Applications will be accepted until 11:00 pm Pacific Time on the closing date of the competition.

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